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New Review Writing Portfolio: An Autobiography Assignment
An extensive portfolio project encourages your kids to reflect on their personalities with multiple writing assignments. From activities on extended metaphors to writing about an important day in their lives, kids explore the way they see the world and document it all in a writing portfolio.
6th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Online Student Career Plan and Portfolio
Intended to provide teachers with ideas on how to incorporate career research and portfolio building, this lesson provides several learning options. The suggestions will aid learners in understanding job or career research, personal skills and abilities, and using an online format to create a career portfolio.
9th - 12th 21st Century Skills
The Electronic Exit Portfolio (EEP)
Here's a fresh take on the student writing portfolio. Consider having learners create an electronic portfolio. After examining sample e-portfolios, class members explore various software programs they will use throughout the course and create folders for their work.
9th - 12th English Language Arts
The World of Work: The Portfolio
Students compile information to include in their career portfolio. In this portfolio lesson, students view example portfolios using the given website and identify the portfolio components. Students gather and compile artifacts for their own portfolios and create one.
9th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History
Wrap up your poetry unit with a portfolio. This resource includes specific requirements for the presentation and content of a portfolio. Writers include examples of literary devices, write six original poems, and conduct a study of a poet. Included in the packet are examples and descriptions of each type of poem, a rubric, and list of poets to study.
6th - 8th English Language Arts
New Review Habits of Mind
Here is a comprehensive unit on the 16 Habits of Mind that includes a wide variety of activities, worksheets, differentiation strategies, and instructor notes. The unit consists of 18 lessons and offers an organized progression of topics, culminating in a portfolio project whereby learners keep track of how they are using the Habits and reflect on their practice.
5th - 12th 21st Century Skills CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Autobiography Project
Middle school is a time of many changes and developments. Have your class reflect on their personalities during this tumultuous time with a portfolio full of autobiographical writing prompts. Kids write about the way they feel now, their families, the timelines of their lives, and their hopes and plans for the future.
7th - 9th Math CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Short Story Unit: Final Assessments
This final resource in a series of fourteen lists all of the assessments for a short story unit. While designed to go specifically with the unit, these assessment ideas could be used to inspire projects for other units as well. Included here are the essential questions and goals for the unit as well as assignment descriptions for blogging, writing a biography, composing an essay on theme, creating a brief film, putting together a final portfolio, and additional options.
9th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Students analyze the performance of their portfolio investments to learn students should not be driven by short term gains and losses. In this portfolio investments lesson, students view the investment portfolios and answer the given questions as well as complete the table.
5th - 6th Social Studies & History
12th Grade Expository Reading and Writing Research Project
The beauty in this resource is the lengthy list of highly charged, controversial-issue research topics. Categories include issues of race, politics, law, environment, education, athletics, gender, and technology. After selecting a topic, partners create a research portfolio of documents on both sides of the question, adopt a position on the issue, write a paper, and then create a presentation for the class.
11th - 12th English Language Arts
Learners can create a portfolio in any class and use this handy table of contents to organize their work effectively. Individuals are asked to include their best work alongside work that demonstrates areas for progress. The table of contents allows for kids to write down the date the assignment was completed, the title of the work, the school subject it is from, and a quick comment.
3rd - 8th 21st Century Skills
This is kind of cool. Future floral designers prepare for a final exam by completing a wedding plan portfolio. They are given information about the wedding party and then must draw, list, and design all the flowers needed to make the wedding a hit.
12th - Higher Ed 21st Century Skills
Who Is the Best Person for the Job?
Fourth graders work in groups of four, they are the managers of a new company, needing to hire employees. They brainstorm what they believe is important information to know about a future employee and share their list with the class. Students desgin their own Personal Portfolio Folder and complete a Personal Portfolio Profile.
4th Social Studies & History